SBS is one of the world’s most unique and innovative media organisations, producing trusted, meaningful and engaging content that celebrates Australia’s diversity.
SBS News brings Australians an original perspective with our extensive news coverage from home and around the world. We have a strong reputation for delivering high quality and distinctive content across our broadcast, digital and audio platforms with the SBS Charter at its core.
About the role
Are you passionate about telling stories? SBS World News is looking for a talented and driven junior journalist with experience in TV, digital and/or radio to join our innovative newsroom in Sydney for a 6 month contract.
You’ll be part of a team which delivers distinctive cross platform stories of the highest editorial standards that highlight Australia’s multicultural nature and celebrate diversity.
You will have broadcast reporting experience, and will provide content across all of our news platforms: TV, radio, and online.
You will be identifying, arranging, and carrying out interviews as well as chasing exclusive and distinctive elements of stories in the field and from the office.
The role demands journalists with a strong background in and knowledge of international and domestic events. In addition you will have a sound understanding of stories which resonate with our diverse audiences, and knowledge of SBS Charter and SBS Code of Conduct.
Understanding the importance of social media and driving content online is a key part of the role.
An ability to travel for breaking news coverage and work a 7 day shift work roster is essential.
Ours is an inclusive and supportive workplace, well located for public transport and offering additional benefits including access to on-site car parking and free gym membership.
This is a great opportunity to work for Australia’s multicultural media organisation and play a role in the evolution of SBS.